NSW dam levels reach 100 per cent capacity in many regions

NSW dam levels reach 100 per cent capacity in many regions

A third consecutive La Nina settling in to the east coast of Australia will almost certainly bring more rain to dams already filled to the brim. More than half of regional NSW’s state-owned dams are at or above capacity, and authorities say they they have not been this full since the 1990s. 100 per cent not what it seems Reaching … Read more

NSW dam managers face huge challenge to stop rivers flooding during near-record wet

NSW dam levels reach 100 per cent capacity in many regions

Burrendong Dam was almost empty in early 2020, but now dam managers have spent nine months working furiously to stop the dam and rivers from flooding — a job that is far from over.  Key points: Burrendong Dam has been at over 100 per cent capacity since September 2021 Dam managers have been working to release water out … Read more